1 Day Shimba Hills
You will be picked from your hotel of stay( Malindi/Watamu/Mombasa North/Diani beach or Mombasa Airport,early in the morning and drive to Shimba Hills and drive through Digo homesteads (local Coastal tribes people) and coconut plantations and arrive at the Shimba Hills National Reserve gate and begin a game drive visiting Sheldrick Waterfalls at 11.00 am escorted by a game ranger.
Shimba Hills National Reserve is the last remnants of tropical rain forest just outside Mombasa and it covers an area of 202 km2. Attractions to see on this 1 day Shimba Hills Safari include casuarinas forests, Marere Dam (a water hole where animals come to drink water), Sheldrick Waterfalls. The landscape is grassland. Animals seen in this area include elephants, buffalos, giraffes, impalas, heartbeast, rare leopards, black and white monkeys, attractive sable antelopes, and roan antelopes and different bird species including tropical guinea fowls, fish eagles, falcons and weaver birds among others.
Drive back to Shimba Lodge for lunch.Lunch at Shimba Hills Lodge (One of the treetop hotels at the coast region where you have a chance to see animals at the waterhole) After lunch head on for another game drive till 3.00 pm where you will check out from Shimba Hills and drive back to the hotel arriving in the evening, drove off at your hotel of stay/Mombasa Port or Airport.
Tour Price Includes:
- All park entrance fees to include government taxes
- Professional driver guide
- Game drives as detailed in the itinerary.
- Exclusive transport in a safari tour mini bus with a game viewing roof hatch and UHF radio.
Things you need to budget for. The price does not include:
- Items of a personal nature